Canadian History Dictionary Girouard Desire 1836- Born At St Timothee Quebec Educated At
Montreal College; studied law and called to the bar of Lower Ca...
Jones Jonas 1791-1848 Educated At Cornwall Under John Strachan
Served as an officer of militia during the War of 1812-1814, at...
Canadian Alliance Society
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Founded, December, 1834, 258; its
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Under clerk at Tadoussac, 133; placed...
Macaulay Sir James Buchan 1793-1859 Born At Niagara Ontario
Served in the Glengarry Fencibles during the War of 1812. In 18...
Fort St James
On Stuart Lake, northern British Columbia. =Index=:
(Count Frontenac era) Leads Abenaquis in attack on English sett...
Drewe Rev Edward
(John Graves Simcoe era) Accompanies Simcoe as chaplain, 47.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Uncle of Sir Frederick Haldimand,...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Pont-Grave's clerk, 121; chief clerk ...
Newspaper published at Toronto; established 1892. =Index=: (Wil...
Paul V Pope 1552-1621 Camillo Borghese: Elected Pope 1605
La Colonbiere De
(Bishop Laval era) On zeal and devotion of Laval, 23; preaches
(Bishop Laval era) Devotion to, encouraged by Laval, 86; commen...
Canterbury John Henry Thomas Manners-sutton Viscount 1814-1877
Born in England. Entered Parliament, 1841; home secretary from ...
Bib : Cyc Am Biog
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Or Half-breeds, view with alarm the ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) At Sillery, directs artillery fire on en...
Simcoe John Graves 1752-1806 John Graves Simcoe Era Speaks In House Of Commons On
Constitutional Act, 7, 8; birth and family, 15; death of his fa...
Dalhousie George Ramsay Ninth Earl Of 1770-1838 A Scottish Peer
Entered the army at an early age and saw service in various parts of the
world. From 1812 to 1814 commanded the 7th division of the British army
in France and Spain. Received the thanks of Parliament for his services
at Waterloo. Raised to the peerage of the United Kingdom as Baron
Ramsay. Appointed lieutenant-governor of Nova Scotia in 1816. In 1819
appointed governor-general and commander-in-chief of British North
America. Served in this capacity for nine years. From 1829 to 1832
commander-in-chief in the East Indies. =Index=: (Louis Joseph Papineau era) Influence did not
extend beyond Quebec, 1; his arrival as governor, 1820, 33; conflict
with Papineau, 34, 61; his harsh policy towards French-Canadians, 39;
his character, 41; founds Literary and Historical Society of Quebec, 41;
erects monument to Wolfe and Montcalm, 41; sides with Council against
Assembly, 42; promises remedy for abuses, 43; interview with Papineau,
58; refuses to confirm election of Papineau as Speaker and dissolves
Parliament, 61; his speech to Assembly, 61-62; recalled, 64, 70. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era)
Governor-general, 1820, 19; a "disciplinarian devoid of diplomacy," 19;
leaves Canada, 20. =Bib.=: Kingsford, History of Canada; Rattray, The
Scot in British North America; Dict. Eng. Hist.; Campbell, History
of Nova Scotia.
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